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Nov 17, 2010

A fairy birthday card

Happy Wednesday!!

I needed a birthday card for a little girl who's turning 5 soon and I thought this stamp from Lily of the valley would be perfect to use!

I heat embossed the image and then colored it using derwent coloursoft pencils and baby oil.
Designer Paper is from Bo Bunny (I think), card stock is from Stampin up and Couture (white).

I embellished with a punched border (martha stewart punch), some prima flowers, punched flowers (stampin up punch), Tim Holtz flourish die (sizzix), a paper doily, ribbon and silver cord and some pearls. I also did some sewing with my janome mini and applied lots of stickles and then I used some scissors to distress the edges.

My card fits these challenges:
That should be about it.

I also wanted to remind you again - if you haven't yet played in this month's Penny Black @ All sorts challenge, you have just about one more week to do so. Some fabulous cute Penny Black stamps are up for grabs to several lucky winners. The theme is "It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Would love it if you'd play along, you can enter up to 3 times with a new project.

Have a great day!


Anonymous said...

Oh wow Ellie!! This is just gorgeous!! I love your design and all of the fabby papers and flowers!! Lovely design my friend!!HUGS

Fleur said...

Hi Ellie, a really pretty, gorgeous & girly card ~ just perfect
Hugz Fleur xXx

CraftyC said...

This is a beautiful card Ellie. Love LOTV and she looks gorgeous!

coldwaters2 said...

Oh wow Ellie this is stunning what gorgeous colours and I so love the flowers and image, awesome card.
Lorraine x

Creative Inspirations said...

Beautiful card. Thank you for sharing it with us at Creative Inspirations.

~ Kendra ~ said...

Beautiful card! Love the image, thanks for joining us at Creative Inspiration Paints!


Amy Johnson said...

Such a pretty card! I love the flowers! It's the perfect card for a little girl! Love your 'winter look' to your blog too!

BarbaraW said...

What an adorable card. Thank you for sharing with Creative Inspirations.